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Ponerse Subjunctive Tense

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Verb Meaning(s): to put on (clothing), to get/become (angry, happy, etc.)

Verb Chart: Ponerse Subjunctive Tense


me ponga

(So that) I get


nos pongamos

(So that) we get

(Juana, Juan)

te pongas

(So that) you get


(informal Spain)

os pongáis

(So that) you all get


(Sra./Dr. García)

se ponga

(So that) he/she/you get


se pongan

(So that) they/you all get

Ponerse Subjunctive Tense Practice

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Subjunctive Tense

Ponerse Subjunctive Sentence Examples

1. Es importante que yo me ponga ropa realista para la fiesta.
It’s important that I put on realistic clothes for the party.
2. Quiero que tú te pongas en forma para el verano.
I want you to get in shape for the summer.
3. Es necesario que él se ponga serio si quiere pasar el curso.
It’s necessary that he gets serious if he wants to pass the course.
4. Espero que ella se ponga contenta con la sorpresa que hemos preparado.
I hope that she becomes happy with the surprise we have prepared.
5. Deseo que usted se ponga en contacto conmigo tan pronto como tenga noticias.
I wish that you get in touch with me as soon as you have news.
6. Es bueno que nosotros nos pongamos de acuerdo sobre dónde pasar las vacaciones.
It’s good that we agree on where to spend the holidays.
7. Os recomiendo que os pongáis ropa cómoda para la excursión. (vosotros is used only in Spain)
I recommend that you wear comfortable clothes for the excursion.
8. Quiero que ellos se pongan a trabajar de inmediato en el proyecto.
I want them to start working on the project immediately.
9. Es vital que ellas se pongan protector solar antes de salir.
It’s vital that they apply sunscreen before going out.
10. Recomiendo que ustedes se pongan a estudiar desde el primer día para no atrasarse.
I recommend that you start studying from the first day to avoid falling behind.